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‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: Heard ‘On The Porch’ — Ford, Snyder, Duggan, Schlissel, Stabenow Weigh In

From how to pay for Michigan’s woeful roads, to fixing DPS, to keeping the momentum of the Motor City’s downtown going, leaders discussed key issues impacting the region.

06/04/2015

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Low-Income Tax Credit, Pure Michigan Funding To Disappear Should Committee In State House Have Way

About $100 million that had been earmarked for economic development could be transferred to funds to pave potholes.

CBS Detroit–06/03/2015

WWJ broadcasts live from the Mackinac Policy Conference at The Grand Hotel. (Credit: Rob Davidek/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Students, Robots, Bill Ford & More Join The Usual Suspects For 2015 Mackinac Policy Conference

The 2015 conference will focus on three areas: talent, urban revitalization and cohesion.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2015

Rich Studley, Sandy Baruah and Charlie Beckham with "Michigan Matters" host Carol Cain talk about roads and what's head for Detroit. (credit: James C. Turner/CBS 62)

‘Michigan Matters’ Focus: Chamber Leaders Sound Off On Lame Duck Lansing Legislature, Motor City, Gov. Snyder

Rich Studley, CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce, is convinced Michigan’s roads will finally get the attention and resources needed to repair them after some tough winters that have wreaked havoc for motorists.

11/25/2014

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Watch Michigan Matters: Mackinac Recap

This week on Michigan Matters, host Carol Cain recaps the 2014 Detroit Regional Chamber’s Mackinac Policy Conference.

06/04/2014

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Chrysler Joins Push To Bar Anti-Gay Discrimination

It’s an issue Gov. Rick Snyder said lawmakers should consider later this year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/29/2014

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‘Just Not Into You,’ Or So The Perception Appears To Be Toward Careers In The Auto Industry

A new study shows the auto industry still has a perception problem when it comes to attracting new talent.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/28/2014

Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island (WWJ Photo. File)

34th Annual Mackinac Policy Conference Begins Wednesday

Hundreds of Michigan’s top business and government leaders will meet for three days at the Grand Hotel this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2014

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Michigan Matters: Michigan Chambers Of Commerce And 2014

This week on Michigan Matters, Host Carol Cain talks to Rich Studley, the President and CEO of the Michigan Chamber of Commerce; Sandy Baruah, the President and CEO of the Detroit Regional Chamber; and Ken […]

CBS 62–01/03/2014

Lawrence Technological University's Southfield campus

LTU Hosts Nov. 19 Microsoft YouthSpark STEM Education Event

SOUTHFIELD (WWJ) — Detroit area civic and business leaders will meet at Lawrence Technological University on Tuesday, Nov. 19, to discuss ways to get more young people involved and active in the STEM subjects of science, technology, engineering […]

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2013

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